Mission Statement


Mission Statement

A Centre of Excellence

At Dene Community School, we are dedicated to delivering a supportive, exciting and engaging curriculum providing opportunities for challenge, creativity and independent learning. We aim for our students to feel: a sense of community; to grow in confidence; to be proud of their achievements and to be inspired by their teachers.

At Dene, high quality teaching and learning are at the heart of everything we do, combined with exceptional pastoral support to meet the individual needs of every student. As well as encouraging a thirst for knowledge and a love of learning, we are keen to empower our students so that they are independent learners of the future. Our school culture and community ethos is rooted in support, challenge, ambition and achievement.

Our School Vision

Our key priorities are to:

  • Be the school of choice for our local community.
  • Develop an ethos where everyone is proud of their school.
  • Provide high quality teaching and learning which leads to academic success for all students.
  • Create an engaging, hardworking and caring learning environment.
  • Continually strive for excellence through innovation and collaboration.